Dr. Stephen Ball, MD

Dr. Stephen Ball, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. Stephen Ball, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1987 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

1215 21st Ave South Suite 5209, MCE

Nashville, TN 37232

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Ball's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ball treats Heart Disease more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Ball treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Aortic Valve Surgery
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ball performs Aortic Valve Surgery more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Ball performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ball treats Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Ball treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2

Dr. Ball's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Aneurysm
Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Diseases
Aortic Dissection
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Aortic Valve Surgery
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Coarctation of the Aorta
Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Empyema
Endocarditis
Endovascular Repair of Aorta
Endovascular Repair of Thoracic Aorta
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Defect Repair
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Heart Tumors, Benign
Impella Device
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Maze Procedure
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Mitral Valve Surgery
Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Valve Surgery
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Resection of Cardiac Tumor
Septal Defect
Thoracentesis
Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
Tricuspid Valve Surgery
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
Vascular Disease
Vascular Surgical Procedure
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Ball, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Nashville, TN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Mississippi in 1987 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1994
    Rush Presby St Lukes Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1994
  • 1994
    Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1992
    University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1992
  • 1988
    University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1988
  • 1987
    University Of Mississippi
    Medical School
    1987

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ball's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ball

4.0

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Ball was very careful to make sure that I fully understood the procedure, what to expect and hospital procedure. He first meeting with me was in recovery following another procedure. He realized I was not alert enough to fully understand and had me come in for a clinic consult. His care...Read More
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Dr. Ball was very compassionate, appeared very well informed and very pleasant to work with. He never left the room after surgery until he was certain he had answered all of my questions. He was equally informative prior to surgery.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Select
BlueDental Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Select HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO